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Colias crocea (Fourcroy, 1785)
Clouded Yellow
Souci

Genus: Colias Fabricius, 1807   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Psili Ammos, Serifos, Greece, May 14, 2016
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 21, 2008 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 10, 2007 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Monte Faggeto, Aurunci (Latina), Italy, September 1, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Kalo Ambeli, Serifos, Greece, August 28, 2015
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Sikamia, Serifos, Greece, May 15, 2016
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (male), Eindhoven, Netherlands, August 27, 1961
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female laying eggs), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 2003 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Peter Groenendijk)
Adult (female), Grignan, Drome, France, September 2002
(Photo by Peter Groenendijk, Anything but common)
C. crocea (© Peter Groenendijk)
Adult, Montagne de la Lance, Drome, France, September 2002
(Photo by Peter Groenendijk, Anything but common)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Manziana (Roma), Italy
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Raniero Panfili)
Adult (female, f. helice), Amaseno (Frosinone), Italy, October 5, 2003
(Photo by Raniero Panfili)

Larva:
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, May 27, 2007 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 1, 2006 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 1, 2006 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 31, 2006 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, May 27, 2007 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Manziana (Roma), Italy
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva (early stages):
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, May 1, 2007 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 2, 2006 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (pupating), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, May 29, 2007 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, May 30, 2007 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 15, 2008 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Manziana (Roma), Italy
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Egg:
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Egg, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 29, 2006 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. crocea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Eggs, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 30, 2002 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Trifolium, Medicago, Onobrychis, Lotus, Coronilla, Melilotus, Hippocrepis, Astragalus and other Fabaceae

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